Translation of papery in Spanish:


como de papel, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈpeɪp(ə)ri//ˈpeɪpəri/


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    (substance/feel) como de papel
    (look) apergaminado
    (look) como de pergamino
    • Make sure you remove the papery membrane that you'll find between the two halves.
    • Garlic is ready to harvest when the leaves turn papery and fade.
    • With their papery bark, aromatic leaves, red sap, and rapidly tapering trunks, elephant-trees are as absurd, beautiful, and intriguing as their namesakes.
    • It is a beautiful tree, with gracious branches and a brilliant white papery peeling bark.
    • Some, such as tulips, have a brown papery coating called a tunic (just like onions).